Gyms in East New York

Up to 71% Off Classes at New York Elite MMA

Howard Beach

$100 $39

Learn self-defense techniques from the instructor who trained Anderson Silva and other MMA luminaries

45% Off Personal Training

New York

$975 $536

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Up to 56% Off Japanese Sword-Fighting Classes

New York

$75 $35

Study iaido, "the art of drawing the sword," with teachings that evolved from samurai; students use unsharpened metal swords

Up to 85% Off Personal Training

Midtown Center

$198 $35

Trainer and author Pete Cerqua’s signature 90-second exercises help build lean muscle; sessions are held at his flagship fitness studio

87% Off Martial-Arts Classes

Ozone Park

$159 $20

Attend two weekly classes in tae kwon do, muay thai, Brazilian jiujitsu, and self-defense

Up to 56% Off Fitness Dance Classes

Multiple Locations

$40 $19

Caribbean music sets the tone during fun, upbeat dance and fitness classes that burn calories effectively within a carnival atmosphere

Up to 88% Off Martial Arts Classes at Senshi Okami

Melrose

$149.99 $19

Build strength, self-defense skills, coordination, and agility by learning a discipline such as Brazilian jiu jitsu or capoeira

Up to 72% Off Kung Fu at NYC Shaolin

New York

$140 $49

Martial Arts Hall of Fame instructor and his staff of national champions teach kids and adults the five animal forms of shaolin kung fu

Half Off Brazilian-Dance Classes

New York

$60 $29.99

Each Thursday, expert dance instructors teach groups the secrets of Brazilian Zouk, a three-step dance with turns and hand combinations

60% Off Personal Training and Fitness Classes

Steve Sweat NYC

$250 $99

60-minute personal-training sessions, personalized nutritional guidance, and group fitness classes tone muscles and accelerate pulses

Up to 82% Off Fitness Classes from PeaceCore

Chelsea

$250 $45

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Former marine combines drills from the Corps with yoga and dance for intense indoor and outdoor workouts

Up to 78% Off Classes at MetroActive Fitness, Inc.

Kips Bay

$235 $59

Thirty-minute boot-camp classes target specific muscle groups in a fast-paced group setting

Up to 81% Off at Next Evolution MMA Academy

East Harlem

$75 $19

Brazilian jujitsu classes teach students a self defense system that focuses on using leverage and ground fighting

Up to 57% Off Street-Surfing Lessons at INFighting Shape

Flatiron District

$225 $99

Students whip their bodies into shape as they learn to land paddle their way through the streets on an over-size skateboard

Up to 83% Off Women's Kickboxing Classes

Flatlands

$75 $15

Cardio fitness kickboxing classes torch calories, get bodies in shape, and give students ecstatic feelings of accomplishment

Up to 56% Off at VFitness Boxing

Midtown South Central

$75 $35

Fitness center offers indoor boot camps, which inspire weight loss with exercises based on boxing conditioning

Up to 80% Off Boxing Classes

Howard Beach

$150 $39

Veteran fighter teaches the sweet science during group classes that combine shadow boxing with calisthenics and heavy bag work

Up to 85% Martial Arts Classes

Glendale

$198 $29

Kids and adults can hone their self-defense skills, develop self-confidence, and improve physical strength during two months of classes

Up to 55% Off Taekwondo Classes at Blackbelt Taekwondo Center

Multiple Locations

$65 $29

Master martial arts instructor shares his 30 years of experience in classes combining self-defense and exercise for ages 4 and up

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Master Victor Ying—head of NY Self-Defense & Fitness—and his team of instructors truly train students to improve body and mind. In addition to hosting classes that draw techniques and philosophies from various martial arts styles—such as tai chi, brazilian jujitsu, and Tae Kwon Do—the staff also teaches students how to play everything from chess to the piano and the guitar, and instructors can even help with homework. This guidance in physical as well as intellectual pursuits helps visitors become more well-rounded individuals while developing invaluable, lifelong skills. To round out the studio's repertoire, the instructors also lead calorie-incinerating Zumba classes for both kids and adults, ensuring that students stay active and have fun.

71-02 Myrtle Ave
Glendale,
NY
US

Children and adults can consider Feel the Music Dance Studio a safe place to jive, thanks to instructors Krystal and Jose. These skilled toe-tappers teach pupils sultry salsa steps, upbeat swing moves, classic ballet positions, and hypnotic belly-dance techniques. Most classes take place in packs, but couples and solo hoofers can sign up for private instruction, as well.

When Krystal and Jose aren't showing students how to cut a rug and then painstakingly sew it back together, they lead yoga, guitar, and piano lessons. On Saturday and Tuesday nights, they host a regular salsa-dance social so students can hone their skills in a laid-back atmosphere.

87-10 Woodhaven Blvd
Woodhaven,
NY
US

World Gym - Rego Park challenges bodies to sweat as they move in its group classes that include everything from the calming stretches of yoga to the upbeat rhythms of Zumba. Chizel classes sculpt muscles using plyometric actions, KerBoomKA classes twist the abs with hip hop-inspired moves, and intense World Challenge classes engage advanced exercisers in high-intensity workouts. Personal-training lessons, which inspire people to achieve new levels of fitness, are also available.

65-75 Woodhaven Boulevard
Rego Park,
NY
US

The trainers at Monkey Fist MMA have baked the full-body workout benefits of intense martial-arts training into classes accessible to students of virtually all fitness levels. Leading groups through the fundamentals of boxing and muay thai kickboxing, skilled and upbeat instructors bestow students with the practical skill set of self-defense while ramping up their metabolism as they throw a steady barrage of punches, kicks, and evasive maneuvers.

156-40 Cross Bay Boulevard
Jamaica,
NY
US

A singer himself, Manik Malhotra believes that everyone has a talent in the arts—they just need to explore and nourish it. To make things easier, he opened Saregama Desi Beats, a hub for the performing arts. Malhotra's students practice everything from Western-style piano playing to belly dancing and Bollywood dancing, Hindi reading and writing, and yoga.

131-11 Liberty Avenue
Jamaica,
NY
US

Yogashakti Yoga Center director Mokshapriya Shakti began her yoga practice in 1970, developing experience with hatha yoga as the centering modality was experiencing a spike in popularity in the United States. Mokshapriya used her wealth of knowledge to lead an accredited yoga course for high-school students in Miami, learning how to awaken young people to the benefits of yoga before establishing Yogashakti Yoga Center in New York. At the studio, Mokshapriya taps her teaching know-how to create a curriculum that accommodates beginner, intermediate, and experienced students from all walks of life, from childhood to advanced age. Bolstered by a duo of certified instructors, Mokshapriya helps students unify their mind, body, and spirit animal through uplifting hatha-style yoga classes, emphasizing proper alignment and meditative self-reflection during gently paced sessions.

114-41 Lefferts Boulevard
Queens,
NY
US